Billings Symphony Live

Billings Symphony Live is an hour long weekly program highlighting the best of the Billings Symphony Orchestra & Chorale. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap.

 

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Billings Symphony Live Episode 1. Air Date July 2, 2018

This episode features the music of England. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. All performances were recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater.

George Fredrick Handel’s Concerto Groso in D Minor
Franz Joseph Hayden’s London Symphony
William Walton’s Crown Imperial March
Sir Hubert Perry’s Jerusalem

Billings Symphony Live Episode 2. Air Date July 9, 2018

This episode features music with an Italian flair. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. All performances were recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater.

Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville Overture
Herbert Clark’s Carnival of Venice
Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4, The Italian Symphony
Antonio Vivaldi’s Summer Concerto 

Billings Symphony Live Episode 3. Air Date July 15, 2018

This episode features music from Northern Europe. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. Recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater on March 14, 2014.

Carl Nielsen’s Aladdin Suite, Opus 34
Andante Sostenuto’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, op.22
Performed by Emily Walker, piano
Sergei Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major op. 100

Billings Symphony Live Episode 4. Air Date July 23, 2018

This episode features music from Czech composer Anthony Dvorak

Mark Coppey , cello
Dvorak Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104
Casals Song of the Birds
Dvorak Symphony No. 8 in G, Op 88, IV

Billings Symphony Live Episode 5. Air Date July 30, 2018

Enjoy the the music of Carmina

Billings Symphony Live Episode 6. Air Date August 6, 2018

This episode includes the music of some the the Masters!

George Fredric Handel : Allegro Deciso Form Water Music
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis – Ralph Vaughn Williams

Billings Symphony Live Episode 7. Air Date August 13 , 2018

Borodin Polovetsian Dances
Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4

Billings Symphony Live Episode 8. Air Date August 20 , 2018

Enjoy the Music of Beethoven and more!

Beethoven Symphony No3.
Eroica
Elgar Pomp and Circumstance

Billings Symphony Live Episode 9. Air Date August 27 , 2018

Erich Korngold – The Sea Hawk Suite
Sam Cardon – Nez Perce Camp/Rapids
Michael Dougherty – Trail of Tears    Amy Porter Flute
Gustav Mahler – Symphony No. 2  Resurrection, Mvt. 1

Billings Symphony Live Episode 10. Air Date September 3 , 2018

Mahler – Symphony No. 2 Resurrection, Movements. 2 – 5

Billings Symphony Live Episode 11. Air Date September 3 , 2018

Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4
Chopin – Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 in Eb Brian Ganz – Piano Oct 2015
Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique  Movements 4 & 5

Billings Symphony Live Episode 12. Air Date September 11 , 2018

Karl Jenkins –  The Armed Man:  A Mass for Peace
Anne Harrigan, music director
Steven Hart, chorale director
Billings Symphony Chorale
Kimberly Gratland James – mezzo-soprano

Billings Symphony Live Episode 13. Air Date September 24 , 2018

Richard Wagner – Introduction to Act III of Lohengrin
Felix Mendelssohn – Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, op. 64  Simone Porter – Violin
Bach Encore – Adagio from Sonata in G Minor
Ravel – Bolero